Oil products trading witnesses a significant growth over last days of Dec

Tehran, Jan 3, IRNA - During weekdays ending up to 31st of December trading of oil products such as VB, lube-cut oil, bitumen and insulation experienced a significant growth.

According to the report from Iran Mercantile Exchange International Affairs, the growth was made while 292,379 MT of commodities worth more than 128 million USD were traded in IME in the said period.

Last week, on the domestic and export metals and minerals pit of IME, more than 43,934 MT of various products worth more than 34 million USD were traded.

On this trading floor, 38,794 MT of steel products, 3,480 MT of copper products, 1,520 MT of aluminum and 140 MT of molybdenum concentrate as well as close to 21 Kg gold bullion were traded.

The report declares that on domestic and export oil and petrochemical trading floors of IME, 220,172 MT of different commodities with the total value of 87.5 million USD were traded.

On this trading floor, more than 90,377 MT of bitumen, 39,827 MT of polymer products, 43,900 MT of VB, 28,440 MT of lube-cut oil, 14,378 MT of chemical products, 540 MT of insulation, 2,700 MT of sulfur and 10 MT of argon were traded.

Moreover, on the agricultural trading floor, 100 MT of sugar, 250 MT of crude vegetable oil, 500 MT of maize and 215 MT of barley alongside with 27,187 MT of maize worth over 5.5 million USD in certificate of deposit were traded by the customers.